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A Production valued at 60 Million Dollars that will be launched worldwide in November 26th
3Dup.com - January 21, 2009 - 21:50
This CG Movie is a funny reverse alien invasion story centered on the little green people with antennas who inhabit Planet 51, and who live in fear of being invaded by beings from another planet.
When Astronaut Captain Charles "Chuck" Baker lands his spaceship, thinking that the no-one lives there, the inhabitants' paranoia is unleashed and the real adventure begins. Lem, a young resident on Planet 51, who is fascinated by space the world outside, will help Chuck try to escape from the authorities, recover his spaceship and return home.
About Ilion Animation Studios
Ilion Animation Studios is a theatrical animation company started in 2002 by the founders of Pyro Studios, one of the world's leading videogame developers.
Situated on the outskirts of Madrid, Ilion was created to produce computer animated movies for theatrical release around the world, and currently has its first 3D CGI movie in production, "Planet 51", and has a second project already in development stage.
Ilion is a subsidiary of Supreme Entertainment, one of the leading European entertainment conglomerates, devoted to the development of hi-tech videogames, animation, interactive and wireless entertainment.
The founders of Supreme Entertainment are the owners of Zed Group, a multinational leader in the development and marketing of mobile phone content operating in more than 30 countries, with 1400 employees.
More Information at www.ilion.com. Images and Videos Courtesy of Sony Pictures and Ilion Animation Studios